Exploring the work during my first Artist Residency at CFCCA in Manchester.
Artist - a-n The Artists Information Company
The Circuit – A Movement Scenario
Scaling up from small twigs to tree trunks
Just Another Exhibition Space
An update on the internet research I have been doing about the care facilities within Fylde, Blackpool and Wyre.
This blog will follow some thoughts, conversations and experiments between performance and video
Small Town Inertia by J A Mortram inspires hope at the Workers Gallery
Making a piece of work for art/archaeology
This blog charts my 2019 a-n Bursary trip in The UK looking at Automata models and movements, and learning new wire skills. It’s a physical journey, but also a time of movement and change after illness and travelling towards a new artistic practice.
Two A-N relevant anniversaries are approaching…
These latest ceramic pieces are inspired by my fascination for the elements- Wind, water, fire… I am a huge fan of Chinese healing medicine, taoism and the shamanic practice of ancient China. They share the same principles. That are the […]
Compass Live Art Artist Development Blog logging daily learning, thoughts and exchanges
A blog to chart the progress of R&D for a new work, supported by an a-n bursary.
As a twenty-year-old working-class lad from Hull, I looked into a mirror in the back bedroom of my parent’s council house and drew myself (above). Capturing a moment in time with a simple pencil. It wasn’t bad. It showed some […]
As a teaching artist, I am always looks for ways to improve the quality of their drawing and painting skills, as well as their well-being.
2 week R&D residency at the international Centre for Choreography, Dance4, Nottingham 1-14 July. Supported by A-N-Bursaries.
A research project funded by A-N Artist Bursary (2019).
Above image: object/detail from installation, ‘as small as the world and as large as alone.’ shown at Project78Gallery, St Leonards on Sea, 2019
It’s been 1 year since my #MagicCarpet was launched at the Art Workers Guild, when we unpacked the term ‘neurodiverse art’. Since then, there’s been a mini-explosion of activities tagged ‘neurodiversity’ in UK arts & academia, but, or hence, the term remains contested.
As an artist, photographer, writer or creative entrepreneur there’s nothing we understand more through our working life than resilience. And what is this resilience?
Using art as a form of therapy
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I give talks on my 5 day /nights experience of making this beautiful, hardwearing rug out of lambs wool fibres – All hand made and rolled to full the fibres phew!!
” Fusing irony with allegory, Paul Chisholm creates works layered with allusions to his personal history and emotional state, subtly criticizing social and political circumstances. Utilizing his own experience as a springboard, he has built a distinctive visual language, […]
Gran Fury Read My Lips – In context now Auto Italia 2nd of October – 2nd December 2018 Wow finally a show marking the historical and political context of the AIDS crisis in the 80’s and 90’s. For the first […]
Delving into the Business of Art and How the Art world functions i’m interviewing Art Professionals trying to find out more….. First up is Brainard Carey Author, Artist and owner of the Praxis Centre an online Centre for Artists….. Please […]
out and about with the Fruit Factory Network based at Humber Street Gallery; encountering, reflecting, acting…